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SportRicciardo's sneaky Monaco practice run

13:16  16 may  2019
13:16  16 may  2019 Source:   wwos.ninemsn.com.au

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Ricciardo's sneaky Monaco practice run© Getty Daniel Ricciardo Aussie Daniel Ricciardo has arrived in Monaco ahead of the biggest event on the F1 calendar and it appears the reigning stage champion has snuck in a bit of early practice before he gets behind the wheel next Sunday.

Ricciardo famously claimed the Manco Grand Prix last year with Red Bull Racing in a clinical display at the esteemed circuit.

Having struggled since his unexpected move to team Renault ahead of the 2019 season, the 29-year-old currently sits 12th on the F1 standings having only picked up points at the Chinese GP. And it appears the Aussie is doing everything in his power to bag maximum points at Monaco and hopefully retain his crown.

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Daniel Ricciardo won the F1 Monaco Grand Prix for Red Bull ahead of Ferrari’ s Sebastian Vettel and Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes.

Sebastian Vettel. Sebastian Vettel set the pace in Thursday practice ahead of this weekend’ s Formula 1 Monaco Grand Prix. Vettel clocked the fastest ever lap in Monte Carlo with a 1:12.720 s to finish 0.487 s clear of Red Bull’ s Daniel Ricciardo .

In a clip posted to Instagram, Ricciardo gets in some early practice atop a Vespa scooter as he whips around the world-famous track.

Trading in his usual four wheels for two, the Aussie effortlessly weaves in and out traffic all while hitting his racing lines perfectly.

“Getting my eye in for next week,” he posted alongside the video which garnered a host of attention from fellow athletes.

Australian endure off-road motorcycle world champion Toby price was impressed with his fellow rev-head’s speed on two wheels.

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Red Bull driver looks to make amends for blunder two years ago and may succeed after being fastest on the first day of practice .

Daniel Ricciardo quickest for Red Bull in both Thursday practice sessions for Monaco Grand Prix. Max Verstappen was second fastest but was placed under investigation by stewards for dangerous driving. The Dutchman reversed back onto the track in an unsafe manner after running wide at turn

“Ready for Dakar now mate,” he joked in the comments.

“Got some speed on ya!”

Ricciardo's sneaky Monaco practice run© AAP Daniel Ricciardo celebrates his 2018 Monaco GP victory

The Monaco GP begins Sunday 26th May at 11pm. Most recently however, Red Bull’s chief motorsport advisor says Ricciardo was deceived into joining Renault by false promises of a much-improved car for 2019.

In the latest instalment of an escalating war of words between Red Bull and Renault, Helmut Marko slammed Renault for failing to deliver on their promises when they supplied engines to Red Bull. That deal resulted in four world titles from between 2010-2013, before ending in acrimony after Renault failed to adapt to the hybrid-turbo era.

Marko said Renault often failed to live up to its own hype, which Ricciardo fell for.

“Renault is good at that,” Marko told Motorsport-Total.

“They showed us charts over and over again, showing the engine will be massive next year. He (Ricciardo) will have just believed it.

“The story should read that he decides in the summer, whether he goes to Ferrari or Mercedes or remains with Red Bull.”

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